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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 4:36:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 88%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 16:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 56' South, Longitude: 152° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.25 meters/second, 1617.3 km/hour, 1004.9 miles/hour or 873.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 miSouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.6"1004.83 miWest0° 11' 36.8"13.30 miSouth1004.89 mi
24 hours11° 26' 36.6"791.45 miEast4° 37' 14.0"317.48 miSouth851.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BukaThu 2:36 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ArawaThu 2:36 AM699 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LaeThu 2:36 AM858 km533 miles463 nmSouthwest SW
GizoThu 3:36 AM950 km590 miles513 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port MoresbyThu 2:36 AM1089 km676 miles588 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PalikirThu 3:36 AM1098 km682 miles593 nmNortheast NE
HoniaraThu 3:36 AM1278 km794 miles690 nmSoutheast SE
JayapuraThu 1:36 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmWest W
YarenThu 4:36 AM1648 km1024 miles890 nmEast E
HagåtñaThu 2:36 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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